Build your skills with Old master techniques and recipes taught by Chicago professional artist Nicholas Nadja
About This Deal
Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
About A Chat with Zhou B Art Center
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
These are specialized lessons in realism and oil painting. Unique to any other studio in Chicago practicing oil painting lessons. Learn Renaissance techniques of painting. Theory of color and painting styles. Glazing and varnish techniques. Oil painting mediums and recipes.
Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring?
First lesson materials will be covered by Instructor. For follow up lessons materials list will be provided. Bring a sketchbook and pencil for note taking.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
To teach the older methods of oil painting and give a solid understanding to others that can use the techniques of realism to free their artistic spirit.
What do you love most about your job?
I love doing what I love to do everyday , and sharing the knowledge with others.